William W. Merrill III, a senior shareholder at Icard Merrill, has been elected President of The Argus Foundation for 2014. A board member of the group for five years, Mr. Merrill served as vice president the previous year and replaces outgoing president R.G. Kelly Caldwell, Jr.
Joining the organization as new board members for 2014 are: Charles G. Brown III, Chairman of the Board/CEO of Insignia Bank; F. John LaCivita, Vice President of Willis A. Smith Construction; and Keith A. Mercier, Partner/Regional VP of Bouchard Insurance.
About The Argus Foundation
The Argus Foundation is a non-profit organization established in Sarasota in 1985 that seeks to bring together business leaders from diverse industries and leverage their talents and experience to benefit the community and facilitate communications between the public and private sector. The group currently has more than 170 members from 50 different industries.